12
Jan

Free Pick: Sochaux vs. Quevilly (France Ligue 2) LOST 0:1

Round 20 of Ligue 2. Sochaux is currently the eight-placed team with 30 points and a 6-0-3 record at home. Theyhave won last 4 at this stadium. Recent 6:0 victory in Cup over Amiens boosted confidence in the dressing room. Another good news is that 6 players are back in composition for Sochaux: Defender Teikeu(13/1), midfielders Martin(16/10 top scorer), Fuchs(13/0), Sao(4/0), attackers Touzghar and Andriadsima(13/0). There are still few sidelined players,  defender Alphonse(16/2),  Gibaud(3/0), midfielder Ba(10/0) and Ristl(5/0), attacker Bakayoko(8/0).  Quevilly is sitting just above the bottom, with only 3 wins in 19 games. Their away record is terrible: 0-2-7. Last official game they had 28 days ago, lost at home 1:4 vs Brest. Goalkeeper Hartock(13/0) is back in the squad, same as midfielder Boujedra(9/0) and attacker Mamilonne(6/1). But still there are a lot of missing players: attackers Tauffieb(18/1) and Plumain(9/0) are suspended. Defenders Gobron(11/0), Vignaud(8/0), Salze(5/0) are still injured. Attacker Duhamel(19/8 top scorer) left the club for the transfers reason. PICK: Sochaux-0.75 1.81 Pinnacle